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Monthly Archives: December, 2012

Cozumel’s Mayan Name – Maya Mythology

The Mexican island of Cozumel has a wonderful and colorful history of serving as a spiritual sanctuary to the ancient Mayan people and Maya civilizations. Origins of Name “Cozumel”  in … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Weirdest Food Etiquette From Around the World

From sticking your chopsticks vertically in your rice, to timing your coffee consumption throughout the day; the world’s food court is a minefield of courtesies and common practices that can … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · 9 Comments

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December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gettysburg 150th Anniversary

Gettysburg is one of those live-changing trips that leaves an indelible impression on your heart as well as your mind.  This small town has preserved so many of the structures that … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Storie Teller – Binic, France

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December 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Role of Eye Contact in Different Cultures

Eye contact may be one of the most subtle forms of social interaction, but it should never be underestimated. If you are travelling or planning a trip, it is something … Continue reading

December 20, 2012 · 22 Comments

Scary Destinations

I love watching horror movies and reading scary novels. My friends used to tell me that I was a really weird person who got her kicks out of being scared. … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Experiencing the Magic of Yellowstone

Making a pilgrimage to the world’s first national park should be on everyone’s bucket list. For sheer breathtaking beauty and the ability to experience the vastness and grandeur of nature, … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Best Beer in London: A Pub Crawl of London’s Microbrewery

London is synonymous with good ale and beer and microbreweries abound in the metropolis. Microbrewery typically refers to a small scale brewery that produces traditional cask ale. The first microbrewery … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · 3 Comments

Christmas Traditions From Around the World

As stores and homes begin to adorn their Christmas trees with lights and tinsel and children’s letter arrive at the North Pole have you ever stopped to think about what … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

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